Phil Smith


Assassin’s Creed Origins – take it Yeezy with these custom kicks

Trainers? I’d rather have a nice pair of brogues, or maybe a comfortable slip-on – perhaps something with a velcro fastening. But thanks to a collaboration between Assassin’s Creed Origins and sneaker artist Dominic Lowman of Carmeno Custom Kicks, I now know a thing or two about trainers. First up, “Yeezy” isn’t just the noise … Continued


South Park The Fractured But Whole Season Pass detailed

With South Park The Fractured But Whole just days from release (it lands on PS4, Xbox One and PC next Tuesday the 17th of October), it’s time to find out more about the game’s Season Pass. Players who pick up the pass will receive the following extra content: Danger Deck (coming this December) Face the … Continued


Assassin’s Creed Origins – What’s coming post-launch?

When Assassin’s Creed Origins touches down on October 27th and players dive into the enormous open-world of Ancient Egypt, it’ll just be the start. Ubisoft has plans for free post-launch content aplenty, as well as substantial expansions for those who buy the game’s Gold Edition or Season Pass. Let’s go on a video journey into … Continued


Check out the Assassin’s Creed Origins Focal headset at the Ubisoft Store

In the market for some new premium cans? Then why not check out the limited edition Assassin’s Creed Origins: Listen Wireless headphones, exclusively available through the Ubisoft Store. Created by Focal, a French company with 40-year’s experience in bringing outstanding acoustics to music-lovers and audio-enthusiasts (you can tell they know what they’re doing from the … Continued


Rainbow Six Siege UK Invitational hits EGX this Friday

Synchronise watches, cos this Friday at 11am, it’s eSports o’clock. Yes, the hottest teams from Ubisoft’s UK ESL Go4 Cup Rainbow Six series are set to come together at Birmingham’s storied NEC for the Rainbow Six UK Invitational.  Four teams will enter the ESL Arena at EGX 2017, but only one will leave* – as they fight … Continued


EGX begins tomorrow!

I’ve spent the last couple of weeks face-down in an Adobe InDesign haze of large format booth artwork and die-cut vinyl. This can only mean one thing: EGX is coming. Ubisoft will be in attendance at the show, with a big stand taking shape inside Birmingham’s exotic NEC ready for the doors to open tomorrow, … Continued